hyperfocal distance
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1905 the nearest distance upon which a photographic lens may be focused to produce satisfactory definition at infinity

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  • hyperfocal distance — [hī΄pərfō′kəl] n. the distance from a photographic lens to the nearest object that is in focus when the lens is focused at infinity …   English World dictionary

  • Hyperfocal distance — In optics and photography, hyperfocal distance is a distance beyond which all objects can be brought into an acceptable focus. There are two commonly used definitions of hyperfocal distance , leading to values that differ only slightly:The first… …   Wikipedia

  • hyperfocal distance — begalinis židinio nuotolis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Nuotolis nuo lęšio iki artimiausio fokusuojamo objekto, kai lęšis yra nustatytas į begalinį atstumą. atitikmenys: angl. hyperfocal distance pranc. distance hyperfocale …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hyperfocal distance — /huy peuhr foh keuhl, huy /, Photog. the distance, at a given f number, between a camera lens and the nearest point (hyperfocal point) having satisfactory definition when focused at infinity. [1900 05; HYPER + FOCAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperfocal distance — noun the distance between a camera lens and the closest object which is in focus when the lens is focused at infinity …   English new terms dictionary

  • hyperfocal distance — hy′per•fo′cal dis′tance [[t]ˈhaɪ pərˈfoʊ kəl, ˌhaɪ [/t]] n. pht the distance, at a given f number, between a camera lens and the nearest point(hy′perfo′cal point′)having satisfactory definition when focused at infinity …   From formal English to slang

  • hyperfocal distance — /ˌhaɪpəfoʊkəl ˈdɪstəns/ (say .huypuhfohkuhl distuhns) noun the distance in front of a camera lens beyond which all objects are in focus, for a given f number …   Australian English dictionary

  • hyperfocal distance — n. the distance on which a camera lens can be focused to bring the maximum range of object distances into focus …   Useful english dictionary

  • distance hyperfocale — begalinis židinio nuotolis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Nuotolis nuo lęšio iki artimiausio fokusuojamo objekto, kai lęšis yra nustatytas į begalinį atstumą. atitikmenys: angl. hyperfocal distance pranc. distance hyperfocale …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hyperfocal — hyperfocal, ale, aux [ ipɛrfɔkal, o ] adj. et n. f. • v. 1900; de hyper et focal ♦ Photogr. Distance hyperfocale : la plus petite distance à laquelle un appareil photographique mis au point sur l infini donne l image nette d un objet. N. f. Une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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